Article for Mystic Mag

I was honoured to be invited for interview by Predrag Vlatkovic of Mystic Mag

Jun 28, 2024

Future Proofing the Sitting Room

Consider everything kept in a living room to ensure they are positive and rewarding spaces to spend time in.

Dec 12, 2023

Redefining The Empty Nest

Believe me, when they come back with a boyfriend or girlfriend in tow, they would prefer an elegant adult space to a teenage bedroom!

Oct 26, 2023

Nine fabulous ways to stay cool in bed on seriously hot nights

When the weather gets really sultry it’s much harder to sleep at night. Here are my nine sleep tips

Jun 12, 2023

Feng Shui Remedy Inspirations -  Earth

Earth remedies are super easy to install. In their simplest form they are stones or sand

May 15, 2023

Feng Shui Remedy Inspirations - Metal

In bespoke Feng Shui we use a remedy known as ‘Metal’ or ‘Heavy Metal in spaces where the home feels stagnant

May 15, 2023

Feng Shui Remedies Inspiration - Red Earth

Red Earth is remarkably easy to source and it doesn’t take much of it to activate the remedy

May 15, 2023

Feng Shui Remedy Inspiration - Wood

We use a remedy known as ‘wood’ in spaces where the flow of energy of the home is a little fast and needs to be stabilized while retaining flexibility

May 15, 2023

Feng Shui Remedy Inspiration - Fire

In bespoke Feng Shui we use a remedy known as ‘Fire’ in spaces which need to be energised.

Apr 14, 2023

Feng Shui Remedy Inspiration -  Moving Metal

Be inspired by the delicious options available for your moving metal Feng Shui remedy.

Mar 16, 2023

What I learned from an Interiors Therapist during my Divorce

Reclaiming your home and your home environment is a crucial part of moving forward after any break up.

Apr 03, 2023

Salt Cures - why and how

Feng Shui method of trapping negative energy in the home and preventing it from disturbing the occupants.

Feb 11, 2023

Divorcing A Home – should YOU stay or go?

I could have chosen a place which worked for the lifestyle I wanted and had leverage to get the settlement I deserved.

Jan 01, 2023

Feng Shui tips to repair a Damaged Reputation

What steps could Phil, Holly and anyone else take to ditch damaging energy and enjoy positive vibes?

Sep 29, 2022

Tallboy and Connective3 Collaboration

It’s always fun to be invited to provide collateral for branding campaigns.

Sep 28, 2022

Jennifer Aniston's new home is ripe for love!

“Jen’s new Montecito home is blessed with superb energy for developing new romantic relationships”

Sep 23, 2022

Camilla's Feng Shui Homes

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall approaches her 75th birthday,we look at two of the places she calls home.

Jul 07, 2022

New PM's Energy Crisis is bigger than they know

Whoever takes up residence at 10 Downing Street today is already at a disadvantage.

Sep 05, 2022

Nine signs your Home is Stressing you out

It’s in your power to make it BETTER – or alternatively by ignoring the signs, you can choose to MAKE IT A WHOLE LOT WORSE!

Aug 27, 2022

Ulrika's Dating Success Hinges on her Home

With just a glance at the photos of Ulrika’s home, I’m sad but not surprised she has yet to find a real connection with someone worthy of her.

Aug 27, 2022

Six ways you limit yourself when you sit facing a wall

Is your desk position limiting you from enjoying the success, job satisfaction and joy you deserve? ... and damaging your health and emotional wellbeing at the same time?

Aug 23, 2022

When a red blanket spelled Disaster

I read an article about a woman whose life was transformed when she put a red throw on her bed. “Great” I thought, and rushed out to buy a red throw. Reader, I CRASHED AND BURNED

Jul 11, 2022

Maximalism - handle with care!

Neutral tones of the first part of the 2000s are giving way to opulent rooms bursting with objets d’art, furniture and pattern. Is that a good thing?

Apr 18, 2022

Why the Mucky Mansion will break Katie Price

Feng Shui and International Interiors Therapy Expert Suzanne Roynon believes the former glamour model’s home contributed to her downward financial and emotional spiral from the day she moved in.

Mar 09, 2022

How Feng Shui could help Lauren Goodger

What’s happening in the Feng Shui ‘Love and Relationships’ area of Lauren’s home? Too many mirrors will have encouraged the energy of a third person into her relationship.

Jan 27, 2022

When art mirrors life...

Whether you call it a toxic relationship, coercive control, abuse or anything else, Lauren’s ex wasn’t planning to let her walk away and take their kids.

Sep 25, 2021

That Spooky Feeling

It was like the moment in Harry Potter when the dementors appear – Weird.

Apr 14, 2021

What's right in front of you?

His home is trying so hard to ask for help. It is telling him what is going on. He is STILL not listening – he thinks it’s coincidence!

May 20, 2021

David and his post-divorce home

David believed he had achieved some form of revenge on his ex-wife by keeping things which were precious to her.

Aug 18, 2021

Joe Biden's Oval Office

When I saw images of the the new decor Joe Biden has chosen for the Oval Office, along with a reassuring degree of symmetry in most (not all) areas, I noticed the horse heading for the door…..

Feb 02, 2021

What are you emotionally anchored to?

When they recognise and deal with those possessions, small or large, deeply personal or totally irrelevant… everything starts to shift. That’s when the fun starts.

Sep 30, 2021

Fixer upper or finished article?

Your Bulls**t detector will alert you to the narcissists, losers and screw-ups who want your energy to fix them and you’ll walk straight past.

Sep 28, 2021

Grief Awareness Week

Even when deep down they know their departed loved ones would want them to live, laugh and love, THEY. JUST. CAN’T.

Dec 06, 2021

Christmas and the impact of dead stuff

Two months later the relationship was over. The love had dried up. All that remained was dead energy and broken dreams.

Dec 11, 2020

Taking inspired action - the fairy tale guide

In the spirit of fun at Christmas, I’m taking a look at the magical world of Fairy Tales to motivate you into inspired action of your own.

Dec 22, 2020

Winter Blues

If the growing darkness of the winter months is all feeling rather gloomy at home, the light levels in the space you’re working in are probably insufficient for your eyes and your mental wellbeing.

Oct 21, 2020

Househunting success with Interiors Therapy

They are upgrading their lives… and from previous experience they now understand the importance of getting their Interiors Therapy right for their new home.

Sep 25, 2021

Thank you for my wife and my life...

He was now working in well-paid contract roles and still earning a high salary, but felt resentful and angry. Calling me in was his last hope to reassure his wife he wanted a future with her.

Sep 12, 2021

Did you make your bed today?

The people who belittled those who took a moment to make their bed evidently felt the need to justify leaving their bed unmade at the same time as being cruel to others.

Nov 29, 2020

Catastrophic impact of a toxic home - Johnny Depp

As an Interiors Therapist, having seen the images of some of his homes, I’m not altogether surprised by the outcome.

Nov 02, 2020

Inheriting a family home

I believe there’s a clear line between what counts as genuine family history or a ‘family heirloom’, and what is in fact, a chipped teacup which happened to belong to an aunt.

Nov 18, 2020

Working through a winter lockdown

What are my simple tips for making the best of the situation?

Nov 01, 2020

Herts Author wins Prestigious Award

“This is such a huge accolade for any author, and to win a Platinum Award for my first book, especially having launched in lockdown, means the world.”

Sep 23, 2020

Who wins with Interiors Therapy?

They’ve been great at business, brought up families, got the trappings of success, but still something eludes them.

Aug 09, 2020

Just your average mid-life couple

They weren’t hoarders – far from it. This was a regular couple who had children and grandchildren. A lifetime of gifts, photos, heirlooms, memories and obligations.

Oct 07, 2020

Working from home

Ifyou can find a way to take yourself outside for your own working from home treat, take advantage of any beautiful days and make your own magic happen.

Sep 07, 2020

Does a broken shower harm a relationship?

In every house the owner was single OR their relationship wasn’t giving them the magic and delight they wanted.

Sep 09, 2020

Planning for the Future - UK Government

If working at home is the new normal, let’s incorporate external space and have a better quality of life than rats trapped in a shoe box.

Sep 01, 2020

When working from home damages your Corporate Brand

When a home office is a bedroom with an unmade bed and dirty laundry, then the brand must take responsibility for supporting staff to create optimal working space.

Jul 06, 2020

Was 'Home' the root of Harry and Meghan's problem?

A new book is setting light to the story again… but does the problem begin with the 'stuff'?

Aug 18, 2020

You have smart kids - lead by example!

I’m not at the Carrie Bradshaw, Sex in the City, whole room for shoes level, but every girl has at least five pairs of dance shoes right?

Sep 04, 2021

As long as you both shall live

Most are painfully single and don’t want to be there. They have experienced similar romantic breakdowns with different partners more than twice.

Jun 27, 2020

My desk had piles

There are many things you can do to make your workspace more advantageous and increase your productivity.

Aug 11, 2020

Ashes in the home

In reality, it’s likely your loved one, whether human or animal, would hate to be trapped in an urn or box or hidden in the back of a cupboard.

Sep 04, 2021

Is this who you want to be?

The picture she selected had an energy opposite to her wish for a man with whom she can share mutual love, respect and admiration.

Nov 29, 2019

Can you see your way forward?

The majority of clients they call me in when something in their current situation means they are stagnating – at work, in relationships, in their career.

Nov 19, 2019

Happy to be single, but wonder why your career has stalled?

So in essence, don't be surprised if there is no one around to support you when your physical, mental or emotional health suffers… You’re on your own.

Oct 03, 2019

Jessie's story - Part 2

She was thrilled to have seen an immediate return on her investment and would have been happy if that had been the end of it, but it wasn’t……

Jun 30, 2019

Jessie's story - Part 1

I love it when clients hit the ‘sweet spot’ and have a sudden rush of changes in their lives – it can either happen quickly, with professional help, or more gradually under your own steam.

Sep 02, 2021

Old tools - new lives

It’s hard to see those well-worn tools thrown away, but in terms of decluttering, they have no use to their current owner.

May 15, 2019

Working internationally

The final day combined coaching and realignment to review the action my client had taken and learn how to reclaim the rest of her home from the clutter and negative energy which had overtaken it.

Apr 30, 2019

The Womanrepeller

Cosmo Landesman, author, journalist, raconteur, TV persona and correspondent for the over 50’s dating site Lumen was struggling to find love and couldn’t understand why.

Mar 30, 2019

Out of the mouths of babes...

At the end of the afternoon, my friends were invited to a ‘ceremonial opening’. Their youngest daughter revealed a room even Marie Kondo would be impressed by.

Apr 17, 2019

Word images

word images are a neat way of embracing Feng Shui and triggering a positive response when you notice the word or statement.

Sep 02, 2021

Manrepeller - what the heck is that?

As Valentine’s Day was approaching, the Daily Mail’s focus for the article was fixed firmly on love and asked whether the currently single Liz was being held back by her home.

Feb 13, 2019

Jennifer Aniston gets it!

Grazia describes how an interiors therapist gave Aniston the confidence to part with everything associated with her ex and successfully look forward to a brighter future.

Feb 15, 2019

Treat relationship clutter like mouldy vegetables

If something had gone rotten in your fridge, would you keep it? The answer is probably “No”, or at least I hope that’s the case.

Jan 19, 2019

Vinyl - it all stax up

When I work with a client who cherishes their vinyl, it’s abundantly clear. The deck, amp and speakers are accessible and obviously used on a regular basis.

Sep 02, 2021

Teenage Kicks

His parents said he wouldn’t be interested, he was in an ‘angry uncommunicative’ phase and his room had been ‘out of bounds’ to them for over a year.

Jan 10, 2019

The Moving On box

You know those Christmas gifts you really don’t want? Shhhh, don’t let on, but there is no obligation to keep them!

Dec 25, 2018

Gifts and Clutter

We’ve all done it haven’t we? Given a present to someone without considering if the recipient will appreciate it?

Dec 06, 2018

What we leave behind

This is a hard look at the impact of surrounding ourselves with stuff, not just on us, but on the people who share our lives while we are alive and those we leave behind.

Nov 10, 2018

Liberate your wardrobe

Making space in your wardrobe is incredibly liberating and interiors therapy for your home and your mind.

Oct 15, 2018

Executive Inertia

He realised he was procrastinating in many areas of his life and holding on to a lot of ‘stuff’ which wasn’t helping him.

Sep 19, 2018

Your Clutter-free life

When all the bags and boxes of clutter have gone, spring cleaning is a breeze. You will sleep better, feel more energetic and might even lose a few pounds!

Jan 06, 2018

Why firm foundations matter

Even though the soil is has been eroded through rain and the position on the side of a narrow lane, the tree is healthy, robust, resilient and beautiful.

Jun 01, 2021

ADHD and Interiors Therapy

One of my amazing clients was recently diagnosed with ADHD. She is neuro-divergent, proud to be in the neuro-minority and she’s thrilled to recognise it.

Jul 01, 2021

Do negative thoughts trigger Dementia?

This week, I quite deliberately considered negative thoughts. More specifically the correlation of negative thinking and generally gloom on long term emotional health and memory.

Sep 02, 2021

Broken Bedroom Broken Heart

If your sleep and relationships aren’t all they could be, some of these elements may be uncomfortably familiar:

Oct 09, 2020

The Treasure Box - as individual as you

The cards were always received with hoots of laughter and it happened again this week when Karen found them in her attic.

Jun 21, 2020

The Retreat at Oakmead

Tony and Adele recognised Oakmead needed an energetic boost to connect with their family and support their plans to create a beautiful home and transformative venue for their guests.

Sep 01, 2021